Best Independent Coffee Houses in Puget SoundThe big chain coffee shops are well known around the country, but Seattle's status as coffee capitol is also well known because of its smaller, independent roasters and cafes. Here are some new coffee houses to try, if you haven't already!
Best Independent Fabric Stores in Seattle If buttons, ribbons and trim are covering your Pinterest board, you might want to check out some of our favorite fabric stores in Seattle. If you want material for kitchen curtains, a new dress or throw pillows, here's where to shop.
Best Vinyl Record Stores in Seattle Seattle loves their old school vinyl records. With Record Store Day just around the corner, we thought we'd share some of our favorite LP and 45 spot around the Sound.
Guide to Independent Florists in SeattleWhether you're having a small dinner party, a huge celebration or even a wedding, wouldn't it be nice to work with a local, independent floral designer who knows what's in bloom and what looks fabulous? Here are some of our favorites.
SIFF Presents The Big Lebowski Bowling BashHave fun raising funds for SIFF with Jeff "The Dude" Dowd. Enjoy a night of food, drink and bowling at Seattle's Garage, followed by an interactive subtitled edition of The Big Lebowski at SIFF Cinema at The Uptown. It all benefits SIFF.
Guide to Seattle Jewish Film Festival The 17th annual AJC Seattle Jewish Film Festival (SJFF), March 15 - 25, is a 10-day international cinematic exploration and celebration of Jewish life, global cultures, identity, history and filmmaking for everyone.
Guide to Independent Movie TheatersSeattle is brimming with independent theaters, and even an annual indie film festival. There are lots of great venues for seeing a foreign film, art cinema, family classic or first-run movie. Here are a few of our favorites.
Seattle's Best Independent BookstoresWant to keep the kids reading this summer? Need to find a college textbook? Whatever your need, there are some wonderful independently run bookstores in Seattle that can help.
Guide to Capitol Hill Block Party Last year, nearly 20,000 people turned out for the best three-day block party around. And it's coming again this weekend, July 22 - 24!